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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Peter Tchaikovsky: The Seasons: October (Autumn Song)
Charles Mackerras
Ofra Harnoy, cello
RCA 60758 Buy now
12:06 am Carl Nielsen: Bohemian-Danish Folk Tune (Bohmisk-Dansk folketone)
Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9287 Buy now
12:15 am Charles Gounod: Hymn to St. Cecilia
Leslie Howard, piano
Hyperion 66683 Buy now
12:28 am Frederick Delius: North Country Sketches
Richard Hickox
Chandos 9355 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 15
Philip Hii, guitar
GSP 1024 Buy now
1:06 am Kurt Atterberg: Symphony No. 8
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 5133 Buy now
1:38 am Robert Honstein: Orison
Ashley Bathgate, cello
New Amsterdam 124 Buy now
1:47 am Lili Boulanger: D'un soir triste (Of a sad evening)
JoAnn Falletta
Koch 7169 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Andrea Luchesi: Piano Sonata
Roberto Plano, piano
Concerto 2069 Buy now
2:06 am Franz Liszt: Symphonic Poem No. 2 "Tasso, Lament and Triumph"
Stefan Blunier
Dabringhaus 9371678 Buy now
2:29 am Elena Kats-Chernin: Fast Blue Village 2
Dorian 92164 Buy now
2:35 am Ottorino Respighi: Roman Festivals
Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80356 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Agustin Barrios: Spring Waltz
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80373 Buy now
3:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
Simon Rattle
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 57330 Buy now
3:25 am Florence Price: Three Roses
Lara Downes, piano
Flipside 18 Buy now
3:33 am George Gershwin: Catfish Row
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559750 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am John Newton: Amazing Grace
Stephen Layton
Anna Cavaliero, soprano
Hyperion 68083 Buy now
4:06 am Leos Janacek: In the Mists
Orion Weiss, piano
SELF PROD 443 Buy now
4:22 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 9: Adagio
Andris Nelsons
DG 4836659 Buy now
4:48 am Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4: 4th movement
Daniel Barenboim
DG 4835251 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am John Ireland: Summer Evening
David Curtis
Naxos 571372 Buy now
5:06 am Emil Reesen: Greenlandic Folk Music
Bo Holten
Dacapo 226031 Buy now
5:14 am Hector Angulo: Two Yoruban Songs of Cuba
William Kanengiser, guitar
GSP 1018 Buy now
5:20 am Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Mstislav Rostropovich
Mikhail Pletnev, piano
DG 471576 Buy now
5:51 am Chevalier de Saint-Georges: L'amant anonyme: Overture-Symphony
Jeanne Lamon
CBC 5225 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Quincy Jones: The Color Purple: Main Theme
John Williams
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Sony 63005 Buy now
6:06 am Claude Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune)
John Wilson
Chandos 5252 Buy now
6:17 am Edouard Lalo: Cello Concerto
Antonio Pappano
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 82390 Buy now
6:44 am Jerome Moross: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Paul Bateman
Silva 1049 Buy now
 7 AM - 9 AM
Performance Today Weekend
with Fred Child
This two hour weekly program features classical music in concert from studios and sites across the nation and around the world, as well as classical music news, interviews and features.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
Recorded in the famed Hollywood Scoring Studio in Los Angeles, this week's From the Top introduces a brilliant young pianist who grew up in Hollywood enjoying film music so much that she founded her own multi-disciplinary arts collaborative at her high school. Also on the program is a heroic performance of a piece by Planel for horn and a teenage violinist rocks Ravel's virtuosic "Tzigane" with guest host Peter Dugan.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Marriage of Figaro: Overture
Colin Davis
Sony 75944 Buy now
10:11 am Svend Erik Tarp: The Dethroned Animal Tamer: Suite
Tobias Ringborg
Dacapo 220668 Buy now
10:25 am George Frideric Handel: Cello Sonata No. 3
Ofra Harnoy, cello
Analekta 4890728 Buy now
10:44 am Robert Schumann: Introduction and Allegro appassionato
Antonio Pappano
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4795327 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Jule Styne: Gypsy: Everything's Coming Up Roses
John Williams
Sony 45567 Buy now
11:06 am Michael Gore: Terms of Endearment: Theme
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80168 Buy now
11:10 am Georges Delerue: Steel Magnolias: Suite
Varese Sarabande 66460 Buy now
11:24 am Alan Silvestri: Forrest Gump: Suite
Alan Silvestri
Sony 66430 Buy now
11:32 am Thomas Newman: Little Women: Orchard House (Main Title)
Thomas Newman
Sony 66922 Buy now
11:36 am Thomas Newman: Little Women: Under the Umbrella (End Title)
Thomas Newman
Sony 66922 Buy now
11:40 am Alexandre Desplat: Little Women: Main Title
Alexandre Desplat
Sony 702752 Buy now
11:43 am Alexandre Desplat: Little Women: Christmas Morning
Alexandre Desplat
Sony 702752 Buy now
11:47 am Patrick Doyle: Brave: We've Both Changed
James Shearman
Walt Disney 1405202 Buy now
11:53 am Richard Rodgers: The Sound of Music: Do-Re-Mi
Julie Andrews, vocals
RCA 2005 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 2
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 69284 Buy now
12:06 pm Marcel Grandjany: Aria in Classic Style
Jan-Olav Wedin
Christine Muhlbach, harp
Bis 180 Buy now
12:14 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 458860 Buy now
12:20 pm Henry Cowell: Hymn and Fuguing Tune No. 10
Richard Auldon Clark
Humbert Lucarelli, oboe
Koch 7282 Buy now
12:37 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 18
Neville Marriner
Philips 416471 Buy now
12:58 pm Frederic Chopin: Prelude No. 22
Yundi Li, piano
DG 23755 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Donizetti's "Maria Stuarda"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Johan Halvorsen: Festival March
Terje Mikkelsen
Simax 1199 Buy now
5:07 pm Gioacchino Rossini: William Tell: Overture
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80116 Buy now
5:21 pm Camargo Guarnieri: Brazilian Dance
Keith Lockhart
RCA 63717 Buy now
5:23 pm Luigi Boccherini: Symphony
Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999173 Buy now
5:47 pm Pablo de Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy
Zubin Mehta
Itzhak Perlman, violin
DG 423063 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Gustavo Dudamel conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic in LA Variations by Salonen, Norman's "Sustain" and Beethoven's Triple Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Jon Lord: Zarabanda Solitaria
Signum 236 Buy now
10:06 pm Franz Schubert: Schwanengesang, Book 1: Standchen (Serenade)
James MacMillan
Nicola Benedetti, violin
DG 7682 Buy now
10:12 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 3 "A Pastoral Symphony"
Andre Previn
Heather Harper, soprano
RCA 60583 Buy now
10:52 pm Michael Nyman: Yellow Beach
EMI 57357 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Carl Nielsen: Wind Quintet: 2nd movement
Bis 428 Buy now
11:06 pm Florence Price: The Oak
Apo Hsu
Koch 7518 Buy now
11:20 pm Antonin Dvorak: Piano Quintet
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
Philips 412429 Buy now
11:50 pm Alexander Borodin: String Quartet No. 2: Nocturne
Neeme Jarvi
DG 435757 Buy now